Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report

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Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report

Sustainability at Domtar is our endeavor to take a longer-term view of creating and preserving value for our shareholders, customers, employees and communities. We do this by seeking a clear understanding of how our operations and products are interconnected with emerging opportunities and risks in the world around us.

Please review Domtar's 2017 Sustainability Report, Working Smart for the Long Term, for our latest sustainability initiatives and progress.

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Domtar Sustainability: A Brighter (and Cooler) Future in Jesup
Colleagues at our personal care facility in Jesup, Georgia, are seeing their work in a different light. That is because the facility upgraded to light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs and can now turn on all of the lights at the same time. The previous metal halide lighting gave off so much heat that only half the fixtures could be on at any given time. “It’s a lot brighter and cooler...
Oct 19, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Future Influencers Weigh in on Sustainability Report
At Domtar, everyone has a role in sustainability. Hear which key facts from our 2017 Sustainability Report, "Working Smart for the Long Term," captured the imaginations of some of the brightest young minds at our corporate office.  View the full video at ...
Oct 18, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability - Trucks, Trains, and Ships - Moving Products to Customers More Efficiently
How do you move your products directly to customers with trucks while using as little fuel as trains? Use both by shipping your products in an intermodal container, which can be moved by both trucks and trains. Our Marlboro Mill in Bennettsville, South Carolina, and our paper converting plant in the neighboring town of Tatum are looking forward to using the new intermodal facility under...
Oct 17, 2017 9:15 AM ET
Domtar Sustainability: Sourcing Raw Materials
Each year, about two-thirds of our revenue is spent on materials and services needed to make our products. Whenever possible, we source from local suppliers near our facilities. This helps us shorten our supply chain and reduce risk. Proximity allows us to know our suppliers and ensure they produce our materials and render services responsibly, in addition to strengthening the local...
Oct 12, 2017 9:15 AM ET
FSC-Certified Products Nudging Consumers Into Walking Their Sustainability Talk
As hundreds of business leaders and environmental advocates descend on Vancouver, Canada this week for the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) General Assembly, consumer-driven sustainability will be among the topics of discussion. Held every three years, the General Assembly...
Oct 11, 2017 9:15 AM ET